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'Bad Rabbit' ransomware spreads in Russian Federation and Ukraine

'Bad Rabbit' ransomware spreads in Russian Federation and Ukraine

There is no exploit here, Kaspersky says , so the victim has to manually execute the malware dropper, which is disguised as an installer for Adobe Flash - the file is called install_flash_player.ex...

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Steelers' Roethlisberger has five passes intercepted in loss to Jaguars

Steelers' Roethlisberger has five passes intercepted in loss to Jaguars

On that run-centric drive, Fournette ran into the open field and waived the defender in to take the big hit. Brown had a better numerical outing than against the Ravens a week ago, but his output me...

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BlackBerry Motion features full touchscreen, Android OS

BlackBerry Motion features full touchscreen, Android OS

Running the Motion is BlackBerry's version of Android 7.1 OS. Rumours suggest that the new all-touch device from TCL under the BlackBerry moniker will sport a water and dust resistant desi...

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Five Impressions From The Ravens' Win At Oakland

Five Impressions From The Ravens' Win At Oakland

Los Angeles claimed its first win of the season Sunday, scoring a touchdown in the closing minutes to seal a 27-22 comeback victory over the New York Giants. That's a lot of trust in a defense that ...

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Google Takes On Amazon Dot With New Home Mini

Google Takes On Amazon Dot With New Home Mini

Here's how the two families of devices stack up. You can choose the right device to as per your basic requirements. Both speakers are due in December. The Mini is created to be a gateway to Googl...

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The Google Home app confirms the Google Home Mini before tomorrow's launch

Like the Google Home Mini s the smaller version of Google Home, the Google Home Max will be its larger version. Here's a look at some potential announcements that may come up during the even...

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Amazon's Surprise Echo Event: All The New Gadgets

Amazon's Surprise Echo Event: All The New Gadgets

First released in the USA earlier this year, the Echo Show houses a seven inch screen which is used to display information. It's available now for pre-order and will ship October 25. The inclusi...

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Amazon Just Launched Bunch Of New Echo Devices

Amazon Just Launched Bunch Of New Echo Devices

Amazon announced several new devices that work with the digital assistant Alexa . It is claimed to improve sound on Echo's 360-degree speaker along with Dolby sound and gets a dedicated bass tweet...

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Odell Beckham Jr. Returns, but Giants Sputter Against Lions

Odell Beckham Jr. Returns, but Giants Sputter Against Lions

It was the fifth-longest punt return in team history. The Lions , per our team rankings , which are based off our nERD metric, are the NFL's 22nd-best squad, while the Giants come in just ah...

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Markets Pause As FOMC Meeting Begins Tuesday

Markets Pause As FOMC Meeting Begins Tuesday

Another safe haven, the Swiss franc, hit a multi-year low against the euro and analysts said this trend would remain as long as the US continues to favour a diplomatic solution to the North Korean cri...

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How to Update Your iPhone to iOS 11

How to Update Your iPhone to iOS 11

Brace yourselves. iOS 11 is going to roll out later today. If it is available, you will have to download and install the iOS update. Note: The iOS 11 is compatible with all iPhone 5S and newer ...

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Google Launches New Payments App Tez For India: 5 Things To Know

Google Launches New Payments App Tez For India: 5 Things To Know

The word Tez means 'Speed' in the Hindi Language. Google is planning to compete with the Amazon and Facebook . "Make all payments big or small, directly from your bank account with Tez , Goo...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Launching Today In 42 Countries

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Launching Today In 42 Countries

No matter who you are, the first thing to figure out is what feature is your top priority. Well, the handsets are yet to be released but we can provide you with the key specifications to help you make...

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Skyrim will wreak its chaos on Nintendo Switch this November

Skyrim will wreak its chaos on Nintendo Switch this November

Is Splatoon just a bit too touchy-feely for your liking? There's also no online play which wouldn't be that big of an issue if it were on Switch , but it feels completely silly on Nintendo 3DS....

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Apple Watch to now include heart rate alerts

These will be available at Apple authorised retailers from September 29, Apple India said in a statement. From all outward appearances, the Series 3 without a cellular connection is identical to t...

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Canada watchdog asks Equifax to help citizens impacted by breach

Canada watchdog asks Equifax to help citizens impacted by breach

Outrage over the incident, and ensuing confusion, is building quickly. At the state level , attorneys general for Connecticut, Illinois, Pennsylvania, and NY have already announced investigations, ...

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A new Bluetooth exploit leaves billions of devices vulnerable

A new Bluetooth exploit leaves billions of devices vulnerable

It is a collection of eight exploits collectively called as BlueBorne . The other wildcard here: Linux-based devices. Smartphones and tablets manufactured by every major phone maker from Apple to...

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Apple iPhones finally get wireless charging, but no 'charging mat' this year

Apple iPhones finally get wireless charging, but no 'charging mat' this year

Apple may have tried to soften the blow by calling it $999 (£999 and AU$1,579), but it's still a thousand-dollar phone. Wireless charging and Face ID are also some of the new prominent features o...

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New iPhone To Be Launched Later

Some of the most exciting features include wireless charging , copper colouring , facial recognition and animated emojis . This would allow you to stream, and download 4K TV shows and Movies an...

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Don't Hang Up On Apple's (AAPL) iPhone 8 Super-Cycle

Don't Hang Up On Apple's (AAPL) iPhone 8 Super-Cycle

At Apple's event next week we are likely going to see more than just the iPhone X . You might ask yourself why we believe the new smartphone will have a different name. Samsung's current posit...

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Uber Finally Has a New CEO After Months of Drama

Uber Finally Has a New CEO After Months of Drama

And since Expedia is based in Bellevue, Washington, he has remained a Silicon Valley outsider, offering a contrast to the " tech bro" culture Kalanick established at Uber . He faces the hard tas...

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Reliance is going to launch the free 4G Volte Smartphone

Reliance is going to launch the free 4G Volte Smartphone

India's richest man said Friday that his cellular company has developed an low-cost web-enabled mobile phone for the masses, a move that could shake up the handset market and force some of the worl...

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Roger Federer versus Andy Murray gets Lleyton Hewitt excited

Roger Federer versus Andy Murray gets Lleyton Hewitt excited

He did, though, acknowledge the scale of the task he faced. Of Federer's three remaining opponents, only Cilic has tasted Grand Slam glory before, winning the US Open in 2014 after defeating Feder...

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Confederations Cup Social Diary: Ronaldo not on winning side for once

Confederations Cup Social Diary: Ronaldo not on winning side for once

Striker Oribe Peralta hit Mexico's victor in their 2-1 comeback victory over New Zealand on Wednesday to leave them on the verge of the Confederations Cup semi-finals. Hudson was asked how the ...

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OnePlus 5 vs iPhone 7 Plus: No Contest, OnePlus KILLS IT!

OnePlus 5 vs iPhone 7 Plus: No Contest, OnePlus KILLS IT!

However, that statement didn't tell the full story, given that there are two versions of the OnePlus 5 - it would be more accurate to say that the OnePlus 5 retail price begins at $479. If there...

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Microsoft explains Xbox One X's £449 price

It's an opinion shared by ArsTechnica , which says that the new console's added graphics power is "noticeable", but won't "wow" users in the same way that the transition from standard to high definit...

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Microsoft Exec Says IPad Pro Is Apple Following Microsoft

Microsoft Exec Says IPad Pro Is Apple Following Microsoft

Microsoft has promoted the Surface Pro as a "tablet that can replace your laptop" since it first launched, so Surface Laptop - the company's recently launched $999 (£979) laptop - could look like...

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Sony unveils new 'Spider-man' game at E3 expo

Shadow of the Colossus is a remake of a classic PlayStation 2 game of the same name that was released all the way back in 2005. The UploadVR team is now waiting to be let into Sony's show i...

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Siri in your living room: Apple unveils $349 HomePod

Siri in your living room: Apple unveils $349 HomePod

Apple plans to launch HomePod in December for $349, starting with the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia. Powering the HomePod is an Apple A8 processor, which handles all the heavy ...

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Sony unveils new "Spider-man" game at E3 expo

Sony had a killer start to 2017, but Microsoft and Nintendo have a chance to take the second half. On the software front, PS4's portfolio will continue to expand this year with highly anticipated...

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IPhone to add new feature that will stop texting while driving

IPhone to add new feature that will stop texting while driving

More so because they are too long to type and mistyping the password is a common error. However, with this update, Apple has also decided not to support older apps . Nonetheless, there is a way t...

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Soft dismissals cost us the match, says de Villiers

India chased down the target in 38 overs with eight wickets to spare and entered the semi-finals of the Champions Trophy for the fifth time. While India have roped in Ravichandran Ashwin in pla...

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Apple reinvents home audio with the HomePod

Apple reinvents home audio with the HomePod

Or you could ask Siri to give you directions, or numerous other things. Put differently, it's nearly like a Sonos speaker with the smarts of Siri, which is arguably not as intelligent as the ...

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Apple's Unveils New HomePod Voice-controlled Speaker, Competing With Amazon's Echo

Apple's Unveils New HomePod Voice-controlled Speaker, Competing With Amazon's Echo

The Cupertino tech giant's WWDC is traditionally more focused on its software. Essentially, the device is created to be a combination between a wireless speaker (like UE Boom series or Bose SoundL...

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Apple unveils HomePod, competition for Amazon Echo

Apple unveils HomePod, competition for Amazon Echo

It is seven inches tall and has seven tweeters. A case of less is more? From the opening of the video when someone says off camera, " Hey Siri , play my favorites", to the end, we hear music as the...

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Amazon Prime Video to come to Apple devices

Sales of iPads are hardly what keeps Apple afloat, but they're still iterating and clearly have some plans up their sleeves about how you might use a new mid-sized iPad Pro . Another watch face wil...

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Apple Announces Smart Speaker, Device Upgrades, and iOS 11

Apple Announces Smart Speaker, Device Upgrades, and iOS 11

Rather than taking on Amazon's Echo and Google Home , however, analysts see HomePod less as a "smart assistant", and more as a pure music player. "Though Apple appears to be playing catch up wi...

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Apple has updated the MacBook Air, but you still shouldn't buy it

Apple has updated the MacBook Air, but you still shouldn't buy it

Although Apple updated the MacBook and MacBook Pro notebooks with seventh-generation Intel processors - the architecture dubbed "Kaby Lake" by the California-based silicon designer and manufactu...

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Apple's iOS 11 will make iPhone 5 and 5c obsolete

Apple's iOS 11 will make iPhone 5 and 5c obsolete

This has been a longstanding issue with the iOS app store. The company is hoping that people who use an Apple iPhone will be able stop with notifications while they are driving. Apple revealed its ...

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Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google

Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google

That's why many analysts believe that Apple is working on its own version of a speaker that could be revealed Monday at its annual developers conference in San Jose. The $349 price tag is a bit more...

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Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

While the iPhone 5 and 5c are slow by modern standards, the issue isn't RAM or raw performance, it's the ability (or lack thereof) to run 64-bit apps and programs. Mind you, this isn't the only lo...

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HomePod will be 'smartest home speaker' on offer, says Apple

HomePod will be 'smartest home speaker' on offer, says Apple

Apple says HomePod is "spatially aware" and can respond as such. The Siri-controlled device will aim to combine listening to music at home with many other functions, according to Cook. "It's a ...

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Apple Wants to Rock the Market With HomePod, Faces Challenges

The HomePod is the new digital speaker that will come loaded with Siri , similar to Amazon's Echo and Google Home which packs Alexa and Google Assistant respectively. Or if someone texts you ab...

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Apple's HomePod speaker pumps up the volume on tech rivals

Yet Apple wants to directly compete against the likes of Amazon's Echo and the Google Home , and has built its smart assistant Siri into the speaker. Apple also announced the next version of...

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Apple refreshes MacBook and MacBook Pro at WWDC 2017

Although there is no word on India launch date of the new products, pricing of some of the products has been released through the official Apple website . Apple is giving its 12 inch MacBook a sp...

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New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

It also needs to be fun to use, Apple said. Besides, the speaker is equipped with six microphones, through which you can trigger the Apple's own VA, calling "Hey Siri ". " Apple is smart to fr...

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Soon, iPhones will block texts while driving

Apple is also bringing the feature to the iPhones it seems which will allow a user to mark things up in a screenshot or edit it to share quickly. Both MacOS High Sierra and iOS 11 are expected ...

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Apple WWDC showcases HomePod smart speaker and new operating system

It will allow users to automatically block auto-play videos by detecting videos that shouldn't be playing when you open a webpage to read an article, for example. As you'd expect from Apple , the Ho...

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Apple Joins Smart-Speaker Race With Music-Focused 'HomePod'

After months of speculation, Apple has finally launched its "smart" speaker, the HomePod. A short promotional video gives little indications of its ability to do anything beyond respond to a reque...

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WWDC 2017: macOS High Sierra

WWDC 2017: macOS High Sierra

JavaScript performance is a major part of overall browser speed and it seems that Apple is focusing on improving the desktop version of Safari because it noticed that Google Chrome displays a po...

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